The best satirical political movie ever made in Malayalam. This movie showcased what happens to a family due to blind political involvements. The film was taken in a hilarious way with great inner meaning inscribed in it. It was such a hit from the director
Sathyan Anthikad. The cast included ‘
Jayaram’, and ‘
Not a fully fledged political movie, ‘Pathram’ does showcase the political involvement in the media and the negative sides of politics. It was a serious film with many messages sending to the public.
3. Rakthasakhshikal Sindabad
Another film which is completely based on politics, starred by ‘
Mohanlal’. It was directed by
Venu Nagavally, and
Suresh Gopi played an important role in the picture. It tried to show the birth of Communalism in a pre-independent Kerala.
4. Lal Salam
A complete political movie, “Lal Salam" was a movie showcasing the communist side of Kerala politics. Cast by some of the best in the business including Mohanlal, ‘
Murali’, and ‘
Urvashi’, the movie was a great example of a political movie.
5. Panchavadi Palam
Bharath Gopi and
Nedumudi Venu were the main actors in this politics-themed movie. It was directed by '
K G George' and was based on a short story by the writer, Veloor Krishnankutty. The main theme of the film was corruption seen in Kerala politics, and it was shown in a sarcastic way.
6. Nayam Vyakthamakkunnu
A political movie made in such a way that family can enjoy. ‘
Mammootty’ played the main role. The film is all about a minister who lost touch with his family due to political pressures and his bad decisions. The movie was a rather enjoyable one since it was focused on the family audience.
Suresh Gopi, joined with director
Shaji Kailas created an action packed politics-themed movie in ‘Thalastaanam’. The film was released in the year 1992. The movie was not a big success as anticipated, though, even though it was covered with many great actors and actresses.
‘Vellimoonga’ is the latest to the list of political movies in Malayalam. It was a hit movie, even though the movie was not rich in the cast and all. The good story line along with good humour made this film a hit movie in Malayalam. It was a big unexpected hit movie based on politics.
Dileep’ played the main character in ‘Lion’. It was a complete political based movie. The film showed a true political leader, and how such a leader can change a state.
Kavya Madhavan played his partner role, and the film performed well at the box office.
Oru Indian Pranayakadha
Another one of the new political touch movie in Malayalam. The movie showed the satirical view of Kerala politics at its best. But the main story line of the movie was quite different. But it can still be considered as a good political movie.